The President of the Republic of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, will participate in the Online Summit entitled "We stand together against COVID-19", convened by Azerbaijan in its capacity as Chair of the Non-Aligned Movement, in the format of a Contact Group, which comprises representatives from various regions making up the Movement.
The event, which will be held via videoconference on Monday, 4 May at 7 a.m. (Cuban local time), will be chaired by Azerbaijan´s President, Ilham Aliyev.
The Baki –Xeber newspaper “Baku –News” published the communiqué of the Azerbaijan-Cuba Friendship Society and signed by the president of the World Center for International Relations of Azerbaijan, Doctor of Philosophical Sciences and publicist, Yasif Nasirli, and the teacher and Artist Azerbaijani popular, Arif Huseynov, where the United States government blockade of Cuba is condemned.
The Azerbaijani media Hafta (Week) reflects the call to the United States to end the blockade against Cuba, in its most recent issue and with the headline: "We condemn the blockade against the Island of Liberty."
Written by the writer, Vusal Tagibayli, the material highlights the statement made by the Azerbaijan-Cuba Friendship Association in this Caucasian nation, where the economic, commercial and financial blockade of the United States against Cuba is condemned.